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iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

There is impressive evidence that Apple is moving into solar power in a big way, not just in the projected 4.4 million squ...

Jan 26 2014, 1:04pm CST

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Forget Gorilla Glass. Apple has its own patented method of affixing a sapphire substrate to a touch screen. According to a repo...

Jan 26 2014, 10:10am CST

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

On Friday just before 11 a.m. PST, Google's Gmail went down, leaving millions of users – including business users relying on Go...

Jan 24 2014, 2:28pm CST

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google says don't put email addresses into Calendars for now...

Jan 24 2014, 10:13am CST

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

30 years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh. More accurately, The Great Magician took it out of a bag and let it talk...

Jan 24 2014, 8:48am CST

Best Buy is a Dinosaur and Canary

Best Buy is a Dinosaur and Canary

You might be tempted to lump recent news about Best Buy’s disappointing holiday performance into the long-running narrative abo...

Jan 24 2014, 8:00am CST

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectan...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

Today marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple Macintosh personal computer, a tool that I have used almost every day of my pr...

Jan 24 2014, 1:08am CST

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

I’m not the first person to say that if you want to get Americans to care about an issue, hit them in their pocketbooks. Which...

Jan 23 2014, 4:04am CST

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Cowen and Company managing director Timothy Arcuri issued an investor’s note today claiming that his supply chain sources confi...

Jan 23 2014, 2:54am CST

Google Lets Slip That It's Exploring Possible Bitcoin Integration Plans

Since Overstock.com began accepting Bitcoin payments earlier this month, the cryptocurrency community has been buzzing with spe...

Jan 23 2014, 2:38am CST

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

“You gotta meet Demetri while you’re in town.” The text message had come from an entrepreneur and investor I knew. One of those...

Jan 22 2014, 5:06am CST

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga is the most pervasive casual game phenomena since Angry Birds and it seems intent on crushing any potential co...

Jan 21 2014, 3:46am CST

Google and the Social CRM Business

Google and the Social CRM Business

Relax, CRM vendors. Google is not getting into the customer relationship management business (CRM) anytime soon. But they shoul...

Jan 20 2014, 9:13am CST

Google Chrome's Little Fix Is A Big Deal

Google Chrome's Little Fix Is A Big Deal

Yes! Finally! After years of my huffing and puffing about the inability for browsers to deal with the issue of “phantom audio”...

Jan 19 2014, 3:31pm CST

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Following this week’s announcement that Google has agreed to purchase connected home device maker Nest for $3.2 billion there h...

Jan 18 2014, 11:16am CST

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Security firm IntelCrawler has released evidence supporting the identity of the programmer behind the BlackPOS malware that inf...

Jan 18 2014, 8:46am CST

Actually Two Attacks In One, Target Breach Affected 70 to 110 Million Customers

Actually Two Attacks In One, Target Breach Affected 70 to 110 Million Customers

The latest reports from Reuters indicate that six additional large U.S. retailers have ongoing point of sale (POS) data breache...

Jan 17 2014, 10:51pm CST

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Many misinterpreted my column of yesterday as predicting that Tim Cook and Apple will fail. Even Paul Carroll, my “New Killer A...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Following yesterday’s identification by Brian Krebs of the exact malware used in last year’s Target personal data breach, the r...

Jan 17 2014, 9:41am CST

Adobe Photoshop Adds Tools For 3D Printing

Adobe Photoshop Adds Tools For 3D Printing

One of the world’s most popular creative software suites just dialed into a hot trend: 3D printing. Adobe Photoshop is a favori...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable

Google announced today that it will distribute working demos its Dart app framework through Runnable, the Palo Alto startup tha...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

History tells us “Yes.” Wearables will be his Rubicon. Apple CEO Tim Cook is already one of the most successful managers in the...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinterest keeps gaining momentum as a way to share content, growing faster at this social activity than any other social media...

Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST

BlackPOS Malware Used In Target Attack On +70 Million Customers Retails For $1,800

BlackPOS Malware Used In Target Attack On +70 Million Customers Retails For $1,800

The massive data breach at Target during the 2013 holiday shopping season which the retailer now admits affected from 70 to 110...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11pm CST

The Great Zappos "Circles" Experiment And Why It Really Matters

The Great Zappos "Circles" Experiment And Why It Really Matters

@giorodriguez  The New Year’s Day hype is deserved, but for reasons that may not yet be visible Funny thing about us humans: we...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

On occasion a chart can be worth more than a blog post with 1,000 words. Since many point to Massachusetts as a harbinger of wh...

Jan 14 2014, 11:56pm CST

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

Here’s the thing about Jason Silva, host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games: Off-camera, he’s exactly like you want h...

Jan 14 2014, 1:36pm CST

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google Makes Private Messaging Someone Easier... World Freaks Out.

Google’s growing portfolio of sentient devices filled with sensors collecting information about the world includes its search e...

Jan 14 2014, 1:06pm CST

Wireless Charging Is The Must-Have Feature for Apple's iWatch

Wireless Charging Is The Must-Have Feature for Apple's iWatch

Many vendors at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, including Intel, showed wireless charging products. M...

Jan 13 2014, 8:31am CST

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

On January 9, health insurance bellwether Humana formally announced something that industry observers have long suspected: that...

Jan 10 2014, 4:11pm CST

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now If you happen to work in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Lauderdale and...

Jan 10 2014, 3:41pm CST

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The Rise Of The Biobot: Mixing Biology And Technology

In a recent article posted on the The Guardian website, author and new-age guru Deepak Chopra made an interesting observation....

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST

Oh Google+ And GMail, How Dare You ... Wait

Oh Google+ And GMail, How Dare You ... Wait

GoogleRage surfaced again yesterday when we learned that anyone could soon willy-nilly drop GMail on anybody else, unless you o...

Jan 10 2014, 10:11am CST

How To Use Social Media To Make Sales

How To Use Social Media To Make Sales

Five Steps To Making Sales Through Social Media An integral part of the sales process is getting to know your prospects and es...

Jan 10 2014, 10:01am CST

Will Samsung Galaxy 5S Fast Track An Iris Scanner For Apple iPhone 6?

Will Samsung Galaxy 5S Fast Track An Iris Scanner For Apple iPhone 6?

Samsung is planning a one-two punch this Spring with the release of its Galaxy 5S and a refresh of its so far underwhelming Gal...

Jan 10 2014, 9:51am CST

New Gmail feature lets anyone from Google+ email you by default

New Gmail feature lets anyone from Google+ email you by default

New Gmail feature could mean mail from strange people...

Jan 10 2014, 9:43am CST

Can A Wisconsin Senator And A Superstar Lawyer Prevent Members Of Congress From Gaining Subsidized Health Insurance Under Obamacare?

Can A Wisconsin Senator And A Superstar Lawyer Prevent Members Of Congress From Gaining Subsidized Health Insurance Under Obamacare?

This week, Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson (R.) filed a lawsuit aimed at preventing members of Congress, and their staffers, from...

Jan 10 2014, 1:41am CST

Larry Page's Second Big Mistake As CEO: Opening Your Gmail Box to Google+ Followers

Larry Page's Second Big Mistake As CEO: Opening Your Gmail Box to Google+ Followers

Google just ignited a firestorm of protest with yet another attempt to jumpstart its Google+ don’t-call-it-a-social network. Th...

Jan 9 2014, 5:26pm CST

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work Downtime is a rare in most workplaces — but there’s a good chance you’ll experience a sl...

Jan 9 2014, 12:06pm CST